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    U.K. Forces Track Russian Bombers and Fighters Over Black Sea
    Jul26

    U.K. Forces Track Russian Bombers and Fighters Over Black Sea

    The Black Sea is a priority area of reinforcement for the Russian navy following the annexation of nearby Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Chinese-Russian navy drill takes place in Baltic Sea
    Jul26

    Chinese-Russian navy drill takes place in Baltic Sea

    Russian and Chinese navies have launched their first joint military drill in the Baltic Sea raising concern to NATO member states Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, cautious of Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Director Pompeo Details How the CIA Is Changing Under President Trump
    Jul26

    Director Pompeo Details How the CIA Is Changing Under President Trump

    The following are excerpts of an interview with CIA Director Mike Pompeo by Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon senior editor and veteran national security reporter. Bill Gertz: Tell me about your first six months at CIA. CIA Director Mike Pompeo: The agency is frankly in a place where it’s got great people out there doing the right thing,...

    Ministry official reports nprecedented increase in apricot exports
    Jul26

    Ministry official reports nprecedented increase in apricot exports

    As of July 26, Armenia exported 65 000 tons of fruit and, including 26 tons of apricots. Talking to journalists on Wednesday, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Robert Makaryan said this year’s apricot exports surpassed last year’s indicator. “We haven’t had this kind of an indicator during the past seven years. Last year the figure...

    Russia: US Arms Supplies to Ukraine Hinders Peace Efforts
    Jul26

    Russia: US Arms Supplies to Ukraine Hinders Peace Efforts

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia warned that a possible US decision to funnel lethal weapons to Ukraine would set back peace efforts and fuel Ukraine’s persistent civil war. …read more Source: Fars News...

    ‘Beyond the realms of common sense’: Russia says an overwhelming US vote for tough new sanctions is a ‘serious step’ towards destroying chances of improving ties
    Jul26

    ‘Beyond the realms of common sense’: Russia says an overwhelming US vote for tough new sanctions is a ‘serious step’ towards destroying chances of improving ties

    REUTERS/Ian Langsdon/POOLMoscow (AFP) – An overwhelming vote by the US House of Representatives to slap tough new sanctions on Moscow is a “serious step” towards wrecking chances of improving ties, Russia’s deputy foreign minister said on Wednesday. “What has happened goes beyond the realms of common sense,”...

    Brezhnev’s Secret Pledge to ‘Do Everything We Can’ to Re-Elect Gerald Ford
    Jul26

    Brezhnev’s Secret Pledge to ‘Do Everything We Can’ to Re-Elect Gerald Ford

    Putin’s covert support for Donald Trump has not been the first time Russia aspired to influence an American presidential election. Forty-two years ago, a Russian leader privately pledged his government’s support for a president’s reelection: “We for our part will do everything we can to make that happen,” Leonid Brezhnev said to...

    Reading books in the summer: the choices of Bulgarians
    Jul26

    Reading books in the summer: the choices of Bulgarians

    Talking to Horizont Channel of the Bulgarian National Radio, Lyudmila Elenkova from the leading chain of bookstores Helikon privides us with some insights about the Bulgarians’ choice of reading stuff this summer: “Camino Island by John Grisham is leading the Helikon charts and will most probably top sales this summer”, she says. “Camino...

    US energy secretary Rick Perry falls for fake interview with Russian pranksters
    Jul26

    US energy secretary Rick Perry falls for fake interview with Russian pranksters

    Energy Secretary Rick Perry thought he was talking about cybersecurity and a biofuel breakthrough in a call with Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman. Alas, the 22-minute phone call was actually with Russian pranksters. Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexei Stolyarov, who are described as the “Jerky Boys of Russia”, have conducted similar...

    Russia says US sanctions vote hits chance of better ties
    Jul26

    Russia says US sanctions vote hits chance of better ties

    MOSCOW: An overwhelming vote by the US House of Representatives to slap tough new sanctions on Moscow is a “serious step” towards wrecking chances of improving ties, Russia’s deputy foreign minister said Wednesday. “What has happened goes beyond the realms of common sense,” Sergei Ryabkov told state-run TASS news...